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-itis
inflammation
-centesis
surgical puncture
-clasis
to break, surgical fracture
-desis
binding, fixation (of a bone or joint)
-lysis
separation; destruction; loosing
-pexy
fixation(of an organ)
-plasty
surgical repair
-rraphy
suture
-stomy
forming an opening (mouth)
-tome
instrument of cut
-tomy
incision
-tripsy
crushing
-gram
record, writing
-graph
instrument for recording
-graphy
process of recording
-meter
instrument for measuring
-ectasis
dialation, expansion
-metry
act of measuring
-scope
instrument for examining
-algia
pain
-scopy
visual examination
-dynia
pain
-cele
hernia, swelling
-edema
swelling
-emesis
vomiting
-emia
blood condition
-gen
forming, producing, origin
-genesis
forming, producing, origin
-iasis
abnormal condition (produced by something specific)
-lith
stone, calcium
-malacia
softening
-megaly
enlargement
-oma
tumor
-osis
abnormal condition
-pathy
disease
-penia
decrease, deficiency
-phagia
eating, swallowing
-phasia
speech
-phobia
fear
-plasia
formation, growth
-plasm
formation, growth
-plegia
paralysis
-rrhexis
rupture
-rrage
bursting (of)
-rrhagia
bursting (of)
-rrhea
discharge flow)
-spasm
involuntary contraction , twitching
-stenosis
narrowing, stricture
-toxic
poison
-trophy
nourishment, development
-ac
-al
pertaining to, relating to
-eal
-ic
pertaining to, relating to
-esis
-ism
condition
-ician
specialist
-ist
specialist
-iatry
medicine, treatment
-ia
pertaining to, relating to
-ary
pertaining to, relating to
-ior
pertaining to, relating to
-opia
vision
-opsia
vision
-tropia
turning
-cusis
hearing
-acusia
hearing
-tropy
development
nourishment
-taxia
order
coordination
-plexy
stroke
-plegia
paralysis
-phasia
speech
-paresis
partial paralysis
-lepsy
seizure
-kinesia
movement
-asthenia
weakness, debility
algesia

algia
pain
-crine
secrete
-dipsia
thirst
-gen
forming, producing, origin
-toxic
poison
-uria
urine
-arche
beginning
-cyesis
pregnancy
-gravida
pregnant woman
-para
to bear (offspring)
-salpinx
tube (usually fallopian)
-tocia
childbirth, labor
-version
turning
-cide
killing
-genesis
forming, producing
-iasis
abnormal
-asthenia
weakness, debility
-blast
embryonic cell
-clasia
to break, surgical fracture
-clast
to break, surgical fracture
-desis
biniding, fixation of a bone or joint
-malacia
softening
-physis
growth
-porosis
porous
-scopy
visual examination
-graft
transplation
-osis
abnormal condition; increase
-penia
decrease, deficiency
-phil
attraction for
-phoresis
carrying, transmission
-phylaxis
protection
-poiesis
formation, production
-stasis
standing still
-globin
protein
-emia
blood condition
-blast
embryonic cell
-gram
record, writing
-graph
instrument for recording
-graphy
process of recording
-sphyxia
pulse
-stenosis
narrowing, stricture
-phonia
voice
-pnea
breathing
-ptysis
spitting
-thorax
chest
-capnia
carbon dioxide
-osmia
smell
-emesis
vomit
-iasis
abnormal condition
-megaly
enlargement
-orexia
appetite
-pepsia
digestion
-phagia
swallowing, eating
-prandial
meal
-rrhea
discharge flow
-cyte
cell
-derma
skin
-logist
specialist in the study of
-logy
study of
-therapy
treatment
-gnosis
knowing
-rrhaphy
suture
-tome
instrument to cut
-tripsy
crushing
-dynia
pain
-edema
swelling
-emia
blood condition
-lith
stone
--malacia
softening
-penia
decrease deficiency
rrhexis
rupture
-icle
small, minute